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Walsh-Mclean House, 2020 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Walsh-Mclean House, 2020 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

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Summary

Significance: Originally a private residence, this detached structure with Louis XVI details is most conspicuous for its art-nouveau undulating walls and roof; its galleried and sky-lit, three story, "steamship" stair hall; its pastiche of applied ornament; and its colorful early occupants.
Survey number: HABS DC-266
Building/structure dates: ca. 1903 Initial Construction

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Walsh, Thomas F
Anderson, Henry
Mclean, Edward Beale
McLean, Evalyn Walsh
place

Location

Washington, District of Columbia, United States38.91009, -77.04620
Google Map of 38.9100906, -77.0462002
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Source

Library of Congress
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Copyright info

No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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